Join AmeriCorps with Montana Legal Services Association in Helena, Montana


(46.59326,-112.03561)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Sep 06, 2016 - Fri Aug 04, 2017

Where

616 Helena Ave Suite 100Helena, MT 59601


About

Are you considering law school or a nonprofit career? Do you want to work with attorneys while assisting low-income Montanans access their civil legal rights? Consider a position with Montana Legal Services Association! The Justice for Montanans AmeriCorps member will provide services to clients including helping process applications, working with clients, and providing legal information and referrals. The member will also assist attorneys with case management, attend court hearings when appropriate, and help with other access to justice initiatives. Additionally, the member will help recruit and coordinate volunteer attorneys, assist with program outreach, and educate the community about available legal services. Members will receive in-depth training on various legal topics and skills for working with diverse clients. Positions are based out of Billings, Helena, and Missoula. For detailed descriptions of all positions available, please see our website: justiceformontanans.org.

Skills

  • Customer Service
  • Problem Solving
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Community Outreach
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 40 hours/week
  • US citizen or legal permanent resident
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